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Morikami Japanese Museum and Gardens is Now Hiring


Morikami Japanese Museum and Gardens is now hiring for the following positions: 1. A part-time weekend Membership Associate position. (Paid position). Please see attached description. 2. Looking for Education Interns for our summer tour programs. (Unpaid position). Please visit here for more info:

Dōgen Conference: Lecture Series Information


As part of the Roots of Dōgen Studies event on March 29th, there will be a series of lectures on Japanese religion and culture taking place from 11:00am to 1:00pm in GC 355. Following the lectures, there will be a Roundtable Conference from 1:00pm to 5:30pm. For those interested in attending the Roundtable, please RSVP to or 305-348-1914.

Upcoming AFTJ Speech and Skit Contests (Spring 2019)


Several of the best contestants identified at the AFTJ speech contests will participate in AFTJ Wakayama Japanese Video Speech Contest, and the winner will be invited on a free trip to Wakayama, Japan!

Upcoming Events

National Consortium for Teaching about Asia (NCTA) Seminar 2019

05/11/2019 09:00 AM

A nationwide professional development program for K-12 teachers to encourage teaching and learning about Asia. To apply, please contact Maria Sol at

Summer & Fall 2019 Registration

05/17/2019 08:00 AM

Click here for registration deadlines. Check out our Current Course Listings for Asian Studies Undergraduate and Asian Studies Graduate Students now available under Current Courses. Questions? Make an advising appointment at !

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Miami, FL 33199
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